Renegades and TyLoo Qualified for FACEIT Major: London 2018
2018-07-20

Renegades and TyLoo Qualified for FACEIT Major: London 2018

Asia Minor Championship - London 2018 has concluded, with Renegades and TyLoo qualifying for the upcoming FACEIT Major: London 2018. In the grand final of the minor tournament Renegades defeated TyLoo 2-0.

The competition was held on July 16-20 at Twickenham Stadium in London. First the teams competed in two GSL groups with best-of-one and best-of-three series, then top two teams from each group advanced to the double-elimination playoffs bracket. Renegades and TyLoo, who placed first and second, received $30,000 and $15,000 in prize money respectively and qualified for the New Challengers stage of FACEIT Major: London 2018.

Group Stage:

Group A Group B
1. SZ Absolute 2-0 32-25 1. TyLoo 2-0 32-13
2. Renegades 2-1 62-35 2. Tainted Minds 2-1 50-48
3. B.O.O.T-dream[S]cape 1-2 64-85 3. Uniquestars 1-2 67-73
4. VG.FlashGaming 0-2 48-61 4. 5Power Gaming 0-2 36-51

Playoffs Bracket:

Tournament Results:

Place $ USD Seed Team
1st $30,000 FACEIT Major: New Challenger Renegades
2nd $15,000 FACEIT Major: New Challenger TyLoo
3rd $5,000 - Tainted Minds
4th - - SZ Absolute
5th-6th - - B.O.O.T-dream[S]cape, Uniquestars
7th-8th - - VG.FlashGaming, 5Power Gaming

FACEIT Major: London 2019 will take place on September 5-23 at SSE Arena, Wembley in London. 24 teams will compete for a $1,000,000 prize pool.